It’s been an understandably dry spell for Marvel information not too long ago, which is one thing that doesn’t appear to be it’ll change any time quickly. Nonetheless, we do (lastly) have some minor updates on the Eternals – and whereas they’re not a lot, they’re higher than nothing!
First up, Salma Hayek not too long ago elaborated on her function within the movie in a brand new interview. “At 53 – lastly! – I could be a superhero,” Hayek advised Complete Movie, reconfirming her function as Ajak, the chief of the Eternals. This specific snippet isn’t new – we’ve identified that Hayek’s Ajak would lead the crew for some time now – however Hayek did develop a little on this: “the remainder of us [Eternals] are like misfits, and we’re all superheroes, and I get to be the chief. That sounds actually acceptable! Sure, why not? Let’s go! It simply made me really feel like, ‘Possibly they’re doing one thing completely different.’ And they’re.”
She additionally gushed a bit of concerning the movie’s director, Chloé Zhao, whose involvement was what drew Hayek to the challenge within the first place: “[she] is wonderful. Did you see her first film? The Rider? I used to be blown away,” she mentioned, including that “the one factor that excited me essentially the most was the director”.
In different Eternals information, a listing of Funko Pop! Vinyls being made for the movie has leaked on-line – and divulges two new characters who shall be making an look: Arishem, a Celestial, and Kro, the chief of the Deviants. You possibly can try the complete record beneath:
Funko Pops involving Arishem and Kro. pic.twitter.com/zxVAWUcAf1
— Secrets and techniques of Eternals (@Eternalsnews) April 2, 2020
Optimistically it shouldn’t be too lengthy earlier than we hear extra concerning the Eternals – however with the continuing Hollywood shutdown, who is aware of when that could be! Regardless, Eternals is at present set for launch on November 6, 2020, assuming it too isn’t pushed again.
Sources: Complete Movie; Twitter